Lisa Harris
Lisa HarrisFounder and President

For over 20 years, Lisa Harris has created innovative online communications for nonprofits, foundations, and smart businesses. In 2013, she founded Projection Digital to help organizations implement engaging, dynamic online presences that are sustainable and authentic. Her goal is to be a trusted advisor navigating the ever-changing landscape of digital communications.

She has deep roots working in the nonprofit and foundation communities in Colorado, North Carolina, and Maryland. She began her career as a women’s rights advocate working on a cross-issue policy platform in the areas of civil rights, aging, economic security, health care, defense of public assistance programs, criminal justice reform, caregiving, and community and domestic violence. In this role, she launched one of the first online advocacy portals in the United States for women’s organizations.

Lisa previously worked in communications at Rose Community Foundation and for many years, she directed the Colorado Health Foundation’s digital communications efforts. Her professional background also includes serving as a senior interactive project manager for NetCorps in Durham, NC and as a development officer at the Maryland Historical Society.

Her web and social media projects have received numerous awards including a national Ragan Digital PR and Social Media Award for her work at the Colorado Health Foundation. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Tech and a master’s degree from the University of Denver.

View Lisa’s résumé. [pdf]

Lisa’s subject areas of expertise include:

  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • Advocacy
  • Public policy

  • Social change
  • Health and health care
  • Community-based organizations and businesses
  • Environment and conservation
  • Criminal justice reform

  • Arts organizations and museums
  • Storytelling
  • Data enhancement
  • Capacity building

  • Fundraising
  • Leadership development


Projection Digital assesses organizational and business needs to implement an engaging, dynamic online presence that is sustainable and authentic. Each organization and business is unique and Projection Digital provides boutique, tailored services and tactics for the digital realm including web, social media, email and additional digital tools. We focus on values-based campaigns that engage with the audiences that most effectively intersect with organizational mission and goals.
Projection Digital partners with organizations and businesses to advance their missions and cultivate meaningful online and offline relationships. Strategy is key and value-based authenticity and engagement with our communities is what we bring to projects.
We deliver highly tailored, effective services through cheerful cooperation and partnership. From strategy to implementation, we put together a team of seasoned professionals to develop innovative and sustainable projects.

Lisa’s Award-Winning Work

Examples of award-winning work by Lisa Harris, president of Projection Digital. Before founding Projection Digital, for many years, Lisa directed and implemented web and social media efforts for the Colorado Health Foundation. The sample work featured below represents a few examples of Lisa’s award-winning projects while on staff at the Colorado Health Foundation. The Colorado Health Foundation is the third largest health-focused foundation in the country with over $2 billion in assets and works to make Colorado the healthiest state in the nation. View the Projection Digital portfolio for recent projects.

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Services and Areas of Expertise

Our services cover the full range of the digital environment including web, social media, email, measurement and a variety of engagement techniques and strategies.
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